Outreach & Education
Museum of Discovery and Science

2019 Eye of the Storm – Hurricane (Science, Mitigation & Preparedness) Free Museum Event, Saturday, May 18th, 10am to 5pm

FIU’s International Hurricane Research Center (IHRC) and the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) sponsors the FREE Eye of the Storm community outreach event at the Museum of Discovery and Science (MODS) on…

FIU Weather Day

2019 FIU Weather Day, February 7th

The FIU Extreme Events Institute partnered with the FIU Athletics Department to plan and facilitate FIU Weather Day on Thursday, February 7th, outside on the front plaza area alongside the FIU Ocean Bank…

2018 Eye of the Storm

2018 Eye of the Storm – Hurricane (Science, Mitigation & Preparedness) Event, Saturday, May 19th, 10am to 5pm

The IHRC partnered with the Museum of Discovery and Science, located in Fort Lauderdale, and with the Florida Division of Emergency Management, Broward County Emergency Management, the City of Fort Lauderdale Emergency Management…

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2018 WOW Challenge Workshop

2018 WOW Challenge Workshop PowerPoint (Feb. 23rd, 2018) 2018 WOW Challenge Workshop Video

2013 WOW Challenge

Wall of Wind Challenge

WOW! Challenge Overview: The International Hurricane Research Center (IHRC), located on the campus of Florida International University (FIU), has developed the Wall of Wind Mitigation Challenge for South Florida high school students. This…

Eye of the Storm

Eye of the Storm – Hurricane (Science, Mitigation & Preparedness) Event

The IHRC partnered with the Museum of Discovery and Science, located in Fort Lauderdale, and with the Florida Division of Emergency Management, Broward County Emergency Management, the City of Fort Lauderdale Emergency Management…

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Feel the Force – Hurricanes and Other Hazards – May 30th, 2015

The IHRC partnered with the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, located in Miami, Miami-Dade County Emergency Management, the Florida Division of Emergency Management and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for…

Feel the Force - Hurricanes and Other Hazards

Feel the Force – Hurricanes and Other Hazards

The IHRC partnered with the Miami Science Museum and Miami-Dade County Emergency Management for the annual Feel the Force community public education event at the Museum on Saturday, May 31st, 2014. The event…

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Feel the Force Hurricanes and Other Hazards

Feel the Force Hurricanes and Other Hazards Location: Miami Science Museum 3280 South Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33129 Time: 10 am ~ 6 pm, Saturday, June 1, 2013 Website: www.miamisci.org Tel: 305-646-4200

Hurricane exhibits at Miami Science Museum

Hurricane exhibits at Miami Science Museum

Mini-Wall of Wind at Miami Science Museum By James Hellegaard Event Time: 11am to 6pm, Saturday, June 1st, 2013 Miami Science Museum goers can now test a model house against hurricane force winds….

Kids Corner

K-12 Education

The following are K-12 resources to promote a ‘culture of mitigation through education’ within our classrooms. The links below are dedicated to preparing children on what to do before, during and after a…

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